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S5 Note, locked, finger won't work, forget password

I DO NOT want to lose my data/photos! Finger won't work Forgot back up password Never set up Samsung acc't Can't access phone via Google/Gmail
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Wifi log and Apps: how do I restore from Kies/Smart Switch?

Drowned Samsung 5 S Active (waterproof? Uh, no....) made me do my first critical restore from the above software to a Galaxy 5 Note. Wifi log did not come over. Searching the files in the most ...
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Samsung Note 4 charging cable (ECB-DU4AWE vs. ECB-DU4EWE)

Unfortunately, my charging cable for my Samsung note 4 is broken, so I have to buy a new one. I have seen two different charging cables: ECB-DU4AWE which is 1m long ECB-DU4EWE which is 1.5m long ...
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The GPS on my Galaxy Note IV is often wrong

While I'm at work the GPS location on my Galaxy Note IV is very poor, taking a long time to pinpoint a location, and often being off by a few streets when it does. I have less issues while in a ...
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Error 404 updating Note Edge to 6.0

My Verizon note edge is stock, not rooted or unlocked. I initiated an ota update and it failed. Here is the error.
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Old Whatsapp message and a new phone

I have a new phone after an old phone stopped working suddenly. I'm having trouble with old messages on Whatsapp (over the last year). Some of those messages are from individuals who sadly passed ...
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Internal memory is mounted as “^J” wher ist shoul be “sdcard0”

After most apps doesn't work any more on my Galaxy Note 1, (CM13 Rom) I discoverd that the internal memory that was "/storage/sdcard0" is now "/storage/^J" I tried reverting the system with an old ...
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How to get rid of smileys on galaxy

I want to get rid of the stupid smileys my message app replaces :) , :p, :( etc. with Here's an example: http://i.imgur.com/k6LTbFN.jpg Anyone know how to do this?
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Crazy battery drain when Idle(note 5)

I am having issues with battery drain and not sure what to do, my note wil lose about 30% battery overnight(about 7-8 hours) and last night it lost about 50%. At first it said that google app used ...
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Password not working?!?!

Ok this is so frustrating... The Problem im having is i set a new password on my note 5, the password will work to get me into the phone but i want to change it to fingerprint but when i go into ...
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Upgrading A Verizon Galaxy Note 2 to Marshmallow [duplicate]

I'd like to upgrade my old Verizon branded Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SCH-I605) running 4.4.2 to Android Marshmallow to get the latest updates (specifically the security updates for StageFright), but thus ...
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Samsung Note N7000 Stuck on booting screen

My phone seems to have somehow managed to brick itself. I was using it for wifi tethering via usb to my laptop. All was good until I unplugged it. It started restarting itself but never fully starting ...
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Strange icon with “N” letter in Note 5 phonebook

When I try to add new phone number to an existing contact, some kind of icon appears in phone number field. Please see screenshot: Thus happens since upgrading to Android 6.0.1. What is that?
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Busted Verizon Galaxy Note 5 screen, trying to use adb to unlock

Recently, I dropped my Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and busted the glass, lcd, digitizer, and maybe the speaker. Before, I try anything with replacing the broken parts, I would like to get the SMS database ...
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Can preloaded apps be restored when Factory reset-ed

I have deleted some preloaded apps. If I restore mobile (Factory reset) Will the preloaded apps be restored? Will my device remain rooted or will I lose root? Device: Samsung Galaxy Note 1 (GT ...
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Android 5.1.1 on Note 5 really slow with games

So I "upgraded" from an S5 to a Note 5 simply because i like the bigger screen and the stylus and I use my phone for business stuff. However, I am still a kid at heart and play games on it. However, ...
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Setting android-for-work profile on Samsung Galaxy Tab

I have being trying to set a android-for-work profile on my Samsung Galaxy Note Pro but the only thing that I managed to do is to define a new normal google profile. I have successfully set my android-...
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Note 5 my voice muffles other's on the phone

I noticed today that when I'm in the phone, on my Note 5, if I speak over the other person, their voice gets muffled or cuts in and out. For anyone else noticing this issue, I fixed it by going into ...
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Note 5 and text message problems

I have a note 5. For some reason I am not able to receive many texts, especially group texts and/or pictures. I have only had the phone a few weeks but I think it was ok when I first got it. Now the ...
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What can i do to recover my Galaxy note 1

hallo i tried updating my Galaxy note GT-N7000 and it went on well. latteron it asked me to install another plugin, which i just clicked and it started automatically. now it jst went off and does not ...
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TWRP for Samsung Galaxy Note 1 GT-N7000 (GT-N7000B)

I was browing https://twrp.me/Devices/ wondering if TWRP is awailable for the GT-N7000 (the GT-N7000B in my specific case). Only the T-Mobile and ATnT versions are listed there, which seems strange ...
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(Galaxy Note 1) Can I use custom ROMs and Recoverys made for the GT-N7000 on a GT-N7000B?

The GT-N7000B is the Samsung Galaxy Note 1 sold in Thailand and Australia. Wikipedia: Note 1 Variants I am wondering, if I can use custom Recoverys and ROMs like Cyanogenmod made for the ...
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Set a Samsung Galaxy NotePro as a trusted device for Nexus 6

I have been trying to set my Samsung Galaxy NotePro (with KitKat) as a trusted device for my Nexus 6 (with Lollipop). This way, the Nexus would be unlocked whenever close to the tablet. Although I ...
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CWM won't update

I'm trying to install CM11 to my Galaxy Note N7000.. I managed to install CWM v5.8.1.8 using download mode.. But couldn't update it using download mode! heimdall show that installation is OK, but ...
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Odin3 fails to root Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 SM-P900

Recently i has bought Samsung Galaxy Note Pro SM-P900 tabled with Android 4.4.2 on board. Tablet shows build number as KOTH49.P900XXUANI1, and i could'not root it with Odin3 i've found in Internet (...
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Alarm silent, even when not in silent mode

The alarm on my Samsung Note 3 makes no sound. Things that I've tried to resolve the issue: Ensure that the phone is not in silent mode. Ensure that bluetooth is not enabled, so the sound does not ...
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Where is the CPU Monitor screen for the galaxy note edge?

Does the galaxy note edge have a built-in tool/screen for monitoring CPU usage? If so, how is it accessed?
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How to enter recovery/download mode with broken home button and broken bootloader

I was trying to install NightOwl cm12.1 Android 5.1.1 Beta 5 build for my Galaxy Note 1 N7000. I followed all the installation instruction on that ROM's thread. I flashed philz CWM 5.15.0. And now I'm ...
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Gallery not showing images

I'm using an S Note 4 and my gallery isn't working. My gallery won't show anything, none of my images are showing up even though I had hundreds and now they have all suddenly vanished even though I ...
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Power button no longer working at all

Peculiar issue here. Phone is a a N7000 Galaxy Note running on a Lollypop ROM and has been error free with no issues. (Unsure if related to issue as power button has previously worked) I first ...
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Odin Write Operation Failing on GT-N7000

My phone appears to be in a bootloop as it is stuck on the Samsung Galaxy Note GT-N7000 Screen. I cannot access recovery mode, I can only access Downloading Mode. It started when I used Rom Manager to ...
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Galaxy Note caught in Cyanogenmod initialization loop

My original Galaxy Note has been replaced with a Note 3. Hence, I was curious about installing Cyanogenmod on it. I did and it worked fine, a little while ago I wante to update to a newer version, ...
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Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 (GT-N5100) USB connection & charging problem

I'm having problem with my Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0. When I connect it to a laptop/desktop computer it just won't acknowledge the connection. I just wanna transfer some files to my tablet. Before it ...
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Root galaxy note without extern devices, software or internet

Hi I wondering if I can root my phone (Jelly bean 4.1.2) without computer or else. I want to root it man manually by myself, in other words without any apps or something. Also, if is possible to root ...
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Calander events shifting days

In September I added 26 calendar events, one every other Saturday, to set personal goals. Each calendar entry is a separate event, I am not using the Recurring Event feature. I've noticed that some ...
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remove extra text when sharing links, etc

Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.4.2 Nowadays when I want to share a link, an image, etc.. and click Share. A bunch of apps that I can use to share pop up. That's good. But recently, My Note is adding extra ...
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IMEI = NULL in Samsung Galaxy Note 3

I have a Galaxy Note 3 FM-N9005 which had base band version N9005ZHUDMJ9 and build number JSS15J.N9005XXUDMK2 running on jelly bean 4.3. I searched for its latest firmware on Sam Mobile and there was ...
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chrome uninstall left behind com.android.chrome[noinfo] apk with active connections

I have an unrooted Samsung Note phone (active service with AT&T). It is almost two years old and became slower and slower. I do not have any unnecessary apps and I mostly use my phone for email ...
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Samsung Galaxy Note N7000 bootloop even after flashing rom

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note GT N7000 India. It rebooted automatically the day before yesterday and then it got stuck at the Logo screen. I have downloaded and flashed it with ...
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The phone won't receive some text messages (Specially the verification codes from Google, Dropbox, Evernote, etc)

Recently, my phone stopped receiving verification text messages from Google, Dropbox and Evernote. I contacted the carrier and they say on their end things are working (My other phone (same carrier) ...
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Samsung Galaxy Note stopped vibrating

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 1 and it has quit vibrating. All the options for it are turned on but it has quit working. What do I do?
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Why MP3 music files cannot be played on Note 3? ( It says, The music player does not support this type of audio file)

Why MP3 music files cannot be played on Note 3? ( It says, The music player does not support this type of audio file) This happens to some of my MP3 files when I try to play them on my Note-3. They ...
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Why is the screen rotation slow and freezing the screen?

I have a Samsung Galaxy note 10.1, and the screen rotation before was noticeably quicker. It just recently started to take another second or two to rotate. On top of that, everything on screen will ...
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Samsung kies3, device does not support initializing

I am using my galaxy note 3 with stock software and getting this error, never upgraded in this computer. Any ideas what the problem is and how to solve it? Thanks!
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Can an Android phone be backed up while stuck at boot loop?

I have Samsung Galaxy Note N-7000 which got stuck at boot loop after installing and opening and app called InstaFrame, is there anyway to backup the device before doing a factory reset to get the ...
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Samsung Galaxy SHV-160k won't get signal

I bought on ebay a refurbish Galaxy Note N-7000. Once I received it I put my chip and for my surprise ther was no signal. After checking It I noticed it has on the back of the phone N-7000 but when I ...
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Samsung Kies better than OTA?

I was wondering if Kies provides any kind of advantage towards getting a pending update for my galaxy note 3 phone. I am still waiting for an OTA KitKat update and, if Kies would allow me to end the ...
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Rooting Samsung Note N7000 Android 4.1.2 ( SHV-E160L)

I like to root Samsung N7000 Note running on Android 4.1.2. The ROM is a Korean version SHV-E160L ). This ROM seems to be very unique and has a few unwanted features. Is there any safe rooting ...
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galaxy note 1 - snote - how to select and drag something i've drawn?

I'm using the galaxy note 1 running android 4.0. I have S Note opened. I drew a picture of a cat at the top left corner of canvas. Now I want to drag my cat to the bottom right corner of the canvas....
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Multiple rom booting

Is there any way to dual boot on the international GT-n7000 phone ? I have no tried the CWM backup / restore to switchbetween two ROMs but I would guess no issue with that to be encountered. Just that ...